A Force for Change—UN Women: Benefit Auction 2021

July 27 - July 31, 2021

Open to the public 27–31 July 2021 at Agora Gallery, the exhibition includes 26 works by prominent and emerging female artists of African descent to recognize and elevate awareness of the transformative power of Black women’s art in social justice movements, and to support UN Women’s nascent global Black Women’s Programme. Works by artists Cinthia Sifa Mulanga, Tschabalala Self, Sungi Mlengeya, Wangari Mathenge, Zanele Muholi, and Selly Rabe Kane are included, among many others. The exhibition will be accompanied by online discussions on the role of artists in social justice movements and Black Women and the Art Market.

Zohra Opoku Zohra Opoku
Zohra Opoku
Akosua Adoma Owusu Akosua Adoma Owusu
Akosua Adoma Owusu
Andrea Chung Andrea Chung
Andrea Chung
Ayan Farah Ayan Farah
Ayan Farah
Cassi Namoda Cassi Namoda
Cassi Namoda
Cinthia Sifa Mulanga Cinthia Sifa Mulanga
Cinthia Sifa Mulanga
Deborah Roberts Deborah Roberts
Deborah Roberts
Esther Mahlangu Esther Mahlangu
Esther Mahlangu
Janaína Barros Janaína Barros
Janaína Barros
Joana Choumali Joana Choumali
Joana Choumali
Joiri Minaya Joiri Minaya
Joiri Minaya
Nandipha Mntambo Nandipha Mntambo
Nandipha Mntambo
Phoebe Boswell Phoebe Boswell
Phoebe Boswell
Rosana Paulino Rosana Paulino
Rosana Paulino
Selly Raby Kane Selly Raby Kane
Selly Raby Kane
Sheena Rose Sheena Rose
Sheena Rose
Shinique Smith Shinique Smith
Shinique Smith
Sungi Mlengeya Sungi Mlengeya
Sungi Mlengeya
Thenjiwe Niki Nkosi Thenjiwe Niki Nkosi
Thenjiwe Niki Nkosi
Tschabalala Self Tschabalala Self
Tschabalala Self
Virginia Chihota Virginia Chihota
Virginia Chihota
Wangari Mathenge Wangari Mathenge
Wangari Mathenge
Wura-Natasha Ogunji Wura-Natasha Ogunji
Wura-Natasha Ogunji
Yelaine Rodriguez Yelaine Rodriguez
Yelaine Rodriguez
Zina Saro-Wiwa Zina Saro-Wiwa
Zina Saro-Wiwa